ARM and MIPS have an early-mover advantage and have the capabilities to deliver a strong TV service, McGregor said.
TV is changing with more mobile devices in the mix, which would give ARM an advantage. But with the PC industry under attack and mobile chip shipments yet to take off, Intel is experimenting in adjacent markets like wearables, the Internet of Things, and now, TVs, McGregor said.
"Intel's perhaps saying, let's just sell more chips," McGregor said.
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